Official Website for Page County, Iowa

Page County Iowa - Engineer

Duties & Responsiblities

Engineer's Office

The County Engineer (Secondary Roads Department) is responsible for construction and maintenance of the Secondary Road System in Page County.

Engineering Duties

 Design, construction, inspection and contract administration of Page County Secondary Road system road and bridge projects

 Department operating budget and construction program development

 Department personnel administration

 Accounting functions relating to secondary roads

 Response to petitions, requests, or concerns regarding secondary roadway condition and drainage, temporary road closures, and obstructions in the right of way

 Conduct Engineering studies including speed studies, road vacations, traffic studies and sign warrants

 Subdivision roadway review and approval

 Entrance permit review and approval

 Permitting of utility or other work within the county road right of way

 Oversize/overweight vehicle permit issuance for county roads

 Section corner information, aerial photo information and bench mark information is available for public viewing

 Right of way information on Page County roads and construction projects


Maintenance Duties

 Surface repairs and maintenance – this includes rocking the County’s gravel roads, patching the paved roads, pothole repairs, rocking shoulders

 Bridge and culvert repairs

 Road ditch cleaning in order to improve drainage

 Entrance installations for new driveways or extensions on existing entrances

 Snow removal on county roads

 Roadway sign installation and maintenance

 Roadside vegetation management

Engineer Office

Page County Engineer

123 West Washington Street

Clarinda, Iowa 51632

Monday - Friday 7:00am - 3:30pm
Phone Number:        (712) 542-2510​​​​​​​  
Fax Number:             (712) 542-2766

County Engineer: James D. King

Office Manager: Lisa Nelson

Technician: Randy Davison

Surveyor: Jacob Case